Pandemic recovery expected to boost spending optimism among consumers, businesses

Rising construction and retail spending will also support demand

Faster gains prevented by falling volumes of coal handled

Rising production of paint and plastics to boost pigment orders

Work-from-home and strong second-hand supply to weigh on near term forecasts

Industry to see healthy gains in 2021 after COVID-induced declines

Gains tempered by low 2020 base, longer-lasting design

Demand set to expand 3.1% in 2021 as commercial markets recover from COVID closures

Recovery from challenging pandemic conditions in some segments to boost growth